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Jessy Belle Scores Upset Matriarch Stakes Victory

Jessy Belle Scores Upset Matriarch Stakes Victory

5 Nov, 2016

Jessy Belle relishes the step-up to 2000 metres to return to winning form in the 2016 Matriarch Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Jessy Belle stormed home late to score an upset win in the 2016 Matriarch Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jessy Belle went into the Matriarch Stakes as an outsider following her plain effort …

Oliver Happy Not To Claim With Jessy Belle In Vintage Crop Handicap

Oliver Happy Not To Claim With Jessy Belle In Vintage Crop Handicap

18 Jul, 2014

Jessy Belle has been allocated the top weight of 60 kilograms for the Vintage Crop Handicap (1400m), but trainer Luke Oliver is happy with his decision to keep regular jockey Chris Symons on board the talented filly for the $80,000 race that will be held at Flemington tomorrow.

Jessy Belle will be chasing the fifth …

Jessy Belle To Contest Inglis Guineas

Jessy Belle To Contest Inglis Guineas

13 May, 2014

Trainer Luke Oliver has confirmed that promising filly Jessy Belle will contest the 2014 Inglis Guineas at Scone on Saturday.

Jessy Belle will face the toughest test of her racing career to date in the 2014 Inglis Guineas this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Jessy Belle was included in the nominations for both …

Newmarket Handicap Odds Not Right For Pago Rock

Newmarket Handicap Odds Not Right For Pago Rock

6 Mar, 2014

Trainer David Hayes is convinced that Pago Rock will run far better than his Newmarket Handicap odds suggest when he contests Group 1 sprint down the famous Flemington straight this weekend.

Pago Rock is chasing his first win at Group 1 level in the 2014 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse …

The New Boy Ready To Win In Great Strides Handicap

The New Boy Ready To Win In Great Strides Handicap

28 Nov, 2013

Consistent galloper The New Boy rarely runs a poor race and trainer Danny O’Brien is hopeful that the gelding can record just his second race win this year in the Great Strides Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Trainer Danny O'Brien rates The New Boy his best winning chance at Caulfield this weekend. Photo by: …

Hayes Eyes Group 1 Glory With Pago Rock

Hayes Eyes Group 1 Glory With Pago Rock

25 Jul, 2013

Pago Rock is set to start favourite in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday but trainer David Hayes is already eyeing off a couple of early season Group 1 races with the consistent galloper.

Pago Rock is looking to record his third straight victory in the Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield on …

Pago Rock Aiming For Three Straight In Bletchingly Stakes

Pago Rock Aiming For Three Straight In Bletchingly Stakes

22 Jul, 2013

David Hayes-trained Pago Rock is searching for his third straight win and his first triumph at Group level when he contests the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Pago Rock is aiming for his third straight victory when he contests the Bletchingly Stakes on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Pago …

Bowman wraps up winning double on Pampelonne in The Shorts

Bowman wraps up winning double on Pampelonne in The Shorts

22 Sep, 2012

Leading Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman wrapped up another successful day with a winning feature double when Pampelonne took out the Group 2 $200,000 Bowermans Office Furniture Shorts (1200m) at Randwick today.

Pampelonne and Hugh Bowman take out The Shorts at Royal Randwick. Photo by: Steve Hart

The in-form Bowman added another Group 1 victory to …

African Pulse out with leg injury

African Pulse out with leg injury

30 Aug, 2012

Mike Moroney’s promising sprinter African Pulse won’t run at Caulfield on Saturday because of a leg injury and is out indefinitely.

African Pulse has the second favourite behind Peter Moody’s Golden Archer in the Listed $120,000 The Shark.com.au Stakes (1100m) but Moroney had to scratch the four year old after sustaining a cut to one …

Golden Archer is back on track after Flemington win

Golden Archer is back on track after Flemington win

23 Jul, 2012

Flemington winner Golden Archer is back on track to step up in grade after missing a chance to accompany super star stable mate Black Caviar to Royal Ascot last month.

Peter Moody’s racing manager Jeff O’Connor said that Golden Archer had shown the stable enough in his early preparations to warrant some thought of sending …